...even if Congress never gets around to putting a reasonable barrier on our southern border? Simple. Fine companies who hire illegal immigrants heavily. Tree trimming company Asplundh has learned the hard way, to the tune of $95 million, that hiring those who don't have a right to work here can be a very expensive way of saving money.
I still advocate at least a vehicle barrier on the border, and a fence where practical, but at the same time, you've got to see what you can do about the "demand" side of the supply and demand graph for illegal immigration. Well done, Mr. President.
Sunday Firesides: Know the Rules, to Better Break Them - Though something of an iconoclast himself, Fr. Richard Rohr argues that “it is much easier to begin [life] rather conservative or traditional” than it is...
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